Transmission Prevention

Examining Ball Pits as a Playground for Pathogenic Organisms

March 22, 2019

Ball pits used children’s physical therapy – similar to those made popular by restaurants catering to families – may contribute to germ transmission between patients, according to new research published in the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC), the journal of the Association for Profes

Preventing Waterborne Pathogen Transmission

March 18, 2019

By Kelly M. Pyrek

Researchers have emphasized that hospital water distribution systems might be the most overlooked, important and controllable source of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs).